University of San Agustin Rankings

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#10325 of 14,131 In the World
#4168 of 5,830 In Asia
#114 of 229 In the Philippines
#6 of 9 In Iloilo

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Acceptance rate

* The University of San Agustin is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or foreign equivalent and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJune to March (June - October; October-March)


The tuition table for University of San Agustin gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition per Semester Tuition per Year
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Architecture ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Biology ₱ 18,000 ₱ 36,000
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science ₱ 18,000 ₱ 36,000
Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering ₱ 25,000 ₱ 50,000
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology ₱ 18,000 ₱ 36,000
Bachelor of Science in Nursing ₱ 18,000 ₱ 36,000
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy ₱ 22,000 ₱ 44,000

The University of San Agustin has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of San Agustin.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes No No
Biology Yes Yes No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry Yes Yes No
Computer Science Yes No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering Yes No No
Environmental Science Yes No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine Yes Yes No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes No No
PhD Business and Commerce, Education, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Management, Psychology

Notable alumni

  1. Miriam Defensor Santiago

    Miriam Defensor Santiago
    Born in
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    1945-2016 (aged 71)

    Miriam Palma Defensor-Santiago was a Filipino scholar, academic, lawyer, judge, author, and stateswoman who served in all three branches of the Philippine government: judicial, executive, and legislative. Defensor Santiago was named one of The 100 Most Powerful Women in the World in 1997 by The Australian. She was known for being a long-serving Senator of the Republic of the Philippines, an elected judge of the International Criminal Court, and the sole female recipient of the Philippines' highest national honor, the Quezon Service Cross.

  2. Jed Madela

    Jed Madela
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1980-.. (age 44)

    John Edward Tiña Tajanlangit, professionally known as Jed Madela, is a Filipino singer, songwriter, TV host, entertainer and occasional actor. He was the first Filipino to win the World Championships of Performing Arts title.

  3. Raul M. Gonzalez

    Raul M. Gonzalez
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1930-2014 (aged 84)
    university teacherpoliticianofficial

    Raul Maravilla Gonzalez was the Chief Presidential Legal Counsel and was the Secretary of Justice of the Philippines. He was replaced by Agnes Devanadera in 2009 from the orders of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

  4. Carolina Griño-Aquino

    Carolina Griño-Aquino
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    1923-2012 (aged 89)

    Carolina Griño-Aquino was a Filipino judge. She served as a Presiding Justice of the Court of Appeals of the Philippines prior to being appointed to the Supreme Court of the Philippines by President Corazon Aquino in 1988. She served on the Supreme Court as an Associate Justice from February 2, 1988, until October 22, 1993. Griño-Aquino was the fourth woman after Associate Justices Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, Ameurfina Melencio-Herrera and Irene Cortes.

  5. Esteban Contreras

    Esteban Contreras

    Esteban Evan Bacero Contreras II is a Filipino politician from the province of Capiz in the Philippines. He served as Governor of Capiz from 2019 until his re-election loss in 2022. He was the Vice Governor of the province from 2010 to 2019 and he was first elected as Governor of the province in 2019.

University of San Agustin faculties and divisions

College : Arts and Science Arts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Criminology, Economics, English, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Mass Communication, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Tourism
College : Commerce and Accountancy Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Human Resources, Management, Marketing
College : Education Art Education, Curriculum, Dietetics, English, Ethics, Filipino, Foreign Languages Education, Health Education, Home Economics Education, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Native Language Education, Nutrition, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Religious Education, Science Education, Social Studies, Special Education, Teacher Training, Technology Education
College : Engineering and Architecture Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Fine Arts, Interior Design, Mechanical Engineering, Painting and Drawing, Telecommunications Engineering
College : Law Law
College : Nursing Nursing
College : Pharmacy and Medical Technology Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Pharmacy, Toxicology, Traditional and Complementary Medicine and Therapy
Conservatory : Music Music, Music Education, Singing
School : Graduate Studies Administration, Business Administration, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, English, Filipino, Government, Human Resources, Literature, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physics, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Education, Social Sciences, Taxation

General information

Alternative names USA
Founded 1904
Accreditation Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU)
Motto Virtus et Scientia
Virtue and Science
Colors red, gold

Location and contacts

Address General Luna Street
Iloilo City, Iloilo, 5000
City population 458,000

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